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In her detailed readings of a wide range of Indian writers – including Anita Desai, Shashi Deshpande, Anita Nair, Jhumpa Lahiri and many others – Geetanjali Singh Chanda focuses on domestic spaces in women’s fiction. The house is not merely a backdrop, but often almost a character itself, one that bears witness to Indian women in the house of fiction book changes in the protagonists’ lives.
Chanda shows how women in these. A woman's place is at the heart of these evolving notions of home. In Search of Home traces how women recreate an idea of home through their fiction. The popularity of Indo-English literature both in India and abroad notwithstanding, the anxiety of Indianness still shadows authors and their works.
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Many women have taken the tough path of creating a mindset change in society. In today’s article, we talk about Inspiring Stories Of Indian Women. Stressing the longevity and tenacity of women's involvement in fiction, Women in the House of Fiction explores the ways that this history has been formed by changes in the novel, critical theory, and feminist politics.
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The critical essays have been chosen carefully to enable the readers to grasp the reality that lies behind the fiction of prominent Indian women novelists.
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